Lewis County
Public Transportation

Lewis County Loop


The Lewis County Public Transportation Task Force has prepared the following plan to provide documentation of past and current efforts toward the creation of a public transit-human services transportation coordinated plan, and to provide the outline for future efforts to improve community mobility and quality of life for the residents of Lewis County.  The Lewis County Human Services Coordinated Transportation Plan was prepared in accordance with the regulations of the Federal Transportation, Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient transportation Equity Act - A Legacy for Users (SAFETEA-LU) mandate(January  2009).   

 Lewis County Human Services Coordinated Transportation Plan (January 2009)

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Reliable, handicap accessible, and convenient service Monday through Friday!


Lewis County has made traveling throughout the County easy, inexpensive, and convenient with the launch of the Lewis County Public Transportation's enhanced routes.

  • Our new identifiable logo makes finding our system a snap!
  • Navigate to your destination with ease using our clear signage and color-coding system.

Our system provides our residents and visitors with eight (8) safe affordable route options throughout the day. Click on the link for our route schedule and fare rates.


“The (bus) loop is such an economical way for people to get around and it’s beautiful, too!”

-Driver Millie Csagola

Lewis County Public Transportation will deviate from the route up to 3/4 mile for individuals who cannot travel to the scheduled bus stop locations. To reserve a bus deviation, please call (315) 376-6508 no later than 4 p.m. the previous day.

No service on: Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Eve and Day, Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day.

For additional route closings, please tune into WBRV 101.3 FM and 900 AM; WLLG 99.3 FM; or Channel 7.

Operated by: Birnie Bus Service, Inc.



Fixed Routes


Lowville to Utica


Lowville/Village Loop


Utica/The College Connector - Revised 9/16/16


Old Forge


Additional Routes


 Schedule: Fixed Routes 2015


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Bus Route Map 
Lewis County Map  
Release Form (PDF - 106.1 KB)
Civil Rights Statement (PDF - 176.5 KB)
Lewis County Fixed Route Map (PDF - 184.8 KB)
Voice Assist (MP3 - 290.1 KB)
2013 Line Prices (PDF - 158.8 KB)
Lewis County Human Services Coordinated Transportation Plan (January 2009) (PDF - 3.0 MB)
2016 Old Forge Seasonal Public Transportation Flyer (PDF - 46.4 KB)
Lowville to Utica (PDF - 441.5 KB)
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